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Women sing East

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Watching Women sing East rehearse for their performance on Wednesday night was a joy and a revelation. Having heard so much about the all-female choir from my colleagues at Spitalfields Music I was interested to find out for myself what all the fuss was about! Coming into the performance hall … Continue reading “Women sing East”

Artist Focus: Joyful Company of Singers

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Now that booking has opened for the Summer Festival 2011 we’re going to crack on with our regular Festival blog features. This week we introduce the Joyful Company of Singers for the first Artist Focus post of the Summer Festival! The Joyful Company of Singers is one of Europe’s finest … Continue reading “Artist Focus: Joyful Company of Singers”

My Favourite Place: Kate

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This week we welcome back a regular feature to our blog – our Favourite Places posts! Programme Director of Festivals, Kate Wyatt tells us where she heads for in E1. I have several places I like to go to depending on what I’m looking for: for food, it’s LEON, because … Continue reading “My Favourite Place: Kate”

60 Seconds With…Matt Peacock

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Today we have the next installation of our feature ’60 Seconds with…’! Over  the coming weeks we will be posting quick and quirky interviews with the people behind the music at the Winter Festival. There’s no hard and fast rule with what we ask – most questions come from members … Continue reading “60 Seconds With…Matt Peacock”

Fables – A Launch Party

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The Winter Festival is drawing ever nearer, and one particular milestone was the official launch of our collaboration with Streetwise Opera, Fables – A Film Opera. From a brisk walk through the cold, the Spitalfields Music staff arrived at Toynbee Hall to catch the end of a typically animated Streetwise … Continue reading “Fables – A Launch Party”